ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 525.3

Retained dental root

Diagnosis Code 525.3

ICD-9: 525.3
Short Description: Retained dental root
Long Description: Retained dental root
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 525.3

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (520–579)
    • Diseases of oral cavity, salivary glands, and jaws (520-529)
      • 525 Other diseases and conditions of the teeth and supporting structures

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • K08.3 - Retained dental root

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 525.3 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Buried roots 525.3
    • Embedded
      • root only 525.3
    • Retention, retained
      • dental root 525.3
    • Unextracted dental root 525.3

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